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Poster

World War II Scrap Drive

World War II Scrap Drive | Poster | Wisconsin Historical Society
Poster for International Harvester dealerships promoting the collection of scrap metal for use in war production. Features caricatures of Adolf Hitler and Hideki Tojo in a boat that is about to be hit by a torpedo. The torpedo bears the text: "The junk on your farm." The poster also includes the text: "Make sure they're sunk - bring in your junk," and "Deposit scrap here."
DESCRIPTION
Poster for International Harvester dealerships promoting the collection of scrap metal for use in war production. Features caricatures of Adolf Hitler and Hideki Tojo in a boat that is about to be hit by a torpedo. The torpedo bears the text: "The junk on your farm." The poster also includes the text: "Make sure they're sunk - bring in your junk," and "Deposit scrap here."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:4760
Creation Date: 1943
Creator Name:International Harvester Company
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Collection Name:McCormick - International Harvester
Genre:Poster
Original Format Type:prints, photomechanical
Original Format Number:PH 6421.115 (3)
Original Dimensions:9 x 12 inches
SUBJECTS
Advertising
Metal trade
Military uniforms
War work
Weapons
World War, 1939-1945
Men
Moustache
Political leadership

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